We celebrated Ash Wednesday on March 6th, which marked the official start of our Lenten journey. As a parish community, we have a number of events to help inspire us during this season:
Tuesday, March 19th at 7:00pm.
We will have 4 priests to hear individual confessions.
SATURDAY, MARCH 23—Free Love & Grace Concert with Dan Schutte
Concert at 7pm in the Church
Composer of “Here I Am, Lord” and many other beloved songs for worship, Dan hardly needs an introduction. He’s one of the best-known writers of Catholic liturgical music in the English-speaking world.
SUNDAY, MARCH 24—Free Music Workshop with Dan Schutte
1:00—4:00 pm in the Church
All are welcome to this musical workshop, which features incorporating music described in the Archbishop Samples Pastoral Letter on Sacred Music in Divine Worship. |
TUESDAY, APRIL 2—Soup Supper & Guest Speaker: Ken Canedo
6-8pm in the Church [Dinner 6-6:45pm, Speaker 7-8pm]
Topic: Music and the Catholic Church: Where we are, where we have been, where are we going?
STATIONS OF THE CROSS…
Stations of the Cross is on Friday at 7pm each week during Lent.
March 15, March 22, March 29, April 5, April 12
We are excited about our new directory! The last one was in 2008, so an update is needed! We encourage each member of to participate in the 2019 Parish Directory. Each of you is an important part of this project and the rewards will be great! For participating, you receive a free 8×10 portrait and a free directory. Our church directory will help ALL OF US CONNECT A NAME WITH A FAMILIAR FACE! Here is how it works…
Our Photography Sessions will be in the back of the church:
Sat, March 16, 9am-2pm, in the Church
Wed, April 3, 1pm-8:30pm, in the Church
Thurs, April 4, 1pm-8:30pm, in the Church
Fri, April 5, 11am-6:30pm, in the Church
Sat, April 6, 9am-2pm, in the Church
Tues, April 23, 1pm-8:30pm, in the Church
Wed, April 24, 1pm-8:30pm, in the Church
Thurs, April 25, 1pm-8:30pm, in the Church
Fri, April 26, 11am-6:30pm, in the Church
Sat, April 27, 9am-2pm, in the Church
There are TWO great discounts available for those that want to purchase:
Portraits are shipped directly to your home, if you make a purchase.
Your free 8×10 will be distributed after Mass, for those who did not make a purchase. Portraits are shipped approximately 4 weeks after photography date.
Questions? Contact us at email@example.com or 503.244.4945 x100
Our church directory would NOT be complete without YOU!!
Questions? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call the Parish Office at 503.244.4945
* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
Vigil: Saturday 4:30 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM, 11:00AM & 5:30PM
Daily Mass: 7:15 AM Monday – Saturday
School Mass: 8:30am Wednesdays, only during the school year
Holy Day Masses
7:15 AM and 6:00 PM
& 8:30 AM during school year.
Saturday: 3:30-4:15 PM or by appointment
Enjoy a free subscription to formed.org – an incredible online gateway to the best Catholic content, all in one place!
* Visit formed.org
* Click on Register (lower right of page)
* Enter Parish Access Code: 6C9TGC
* Enter your email and create a password (you need this to login later)
St. John Fisher parish, nestled comfortably in SW Portland, is attended by roughly 800 families. Like St. John Fisher himself, our parish especially values education and faithfulness to Christ and the Church. The parish school covers grades K through 8 and has excellent athletics, computer and library services. The Parish Office is open Monday – Thursday, 8:00am to 5:00pm.
To enthusiastically gather as a parish family to celebrate the Love of Christ through the sacraments, liturgy, and prayer. We grow in knowledge and wisdom of the Catholic Faith which bears fruit in hospitality and service to others.
Early sign-ups will get the first choice of times, so bring your calendar and stop by the sign-up table after Mass. You may also sign up anytime on-line at our website:
(Please note that the on-line sign ups will be closed temporarily during Mass times so we do not double book appointment times.)